Summit Health’s Travel Nurse Frankie Featured on CBC Radio

We are thrilled to share that our very own Frankie, a dedicated Toronto travel health nurse from Summit Health, was recently featured on CBC Radio’s “White Coat, Black Art.” In this insightful episode, the focus was on the essential topic of summer first aid, injuries, and emergencies. Frankie, with her extensive experience in travel health … Read more

Vaccination and Visa Requirements for Hajj: Your Complete Guide

As millions of Muslims from around the world prepare for the annual pilgrimage to Mecca, known as Hajj, it’s crucial to consider the health and safety measures required for this significant journey. Among these measures, vaccination is a top priority. At Summit Health travel clinics, we are dedicated to ensuring that you are fully prepared … Read more

Understanding Rabies Vaccinations: Pre-Exposure Vs. Post-Exposure

Rabies is a deadly virus that affects the central nervous system, leading to a wide range of symptoms, ultimately resulting in death if not treated promptly. The virus is primarily transmitted through the bites of infected animals. Fortunately, rabies is preventable through vaccination, and understanding the difference between pre-exposure and post-exposure rabies vaccinations is crucial … Read more

Where to Get the Yellow Fever Vaccine in Toronto: A Comprehensive Guide

Yellow fever, a viral disease transmitted by mosquitoes in certain parts of Africa and South America, poses a significant risk to travelers visiting these regions. To safeguard your health and meet international travel requirements, obtaining a yellow fever vaccine is essential for those planning to visit these endemic areas. In Toronto, the process of finding … Read more

Your Trusted Travel Clinic Near You – Exploring Our Four Convenient Locations in The Greater Toronto Area

At our travel clinics across the Greater Toronto Area, we prioritize your well-being, offering comprehensive travel health services. With four strategically located clinics, including Etobicoke, Downtown Toronto, Midtown Toronto, and North York, we are committed to providing accessible and expert care to meet all your travel health needs. Etobicoke Travel Clinic Visit our Etobicoke Travel … Read more

North York Travel Clinic’s Extended Hours

The North York Travel Clinic is expanding its horizons by extending its operating hours to better cater to the schedules of our vibrant community in North York, Scarborough and Toronto. Now, we’re at your service from Monday to Friday, 8 AM to 6 PM – because your travel health is our priority! In our mission … Read more

RSV Vaccine Approved by Health Canada for Patients Over 60

Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV) is a common and potentially serious respiratory infection that affects people of all ages, especially infants and older adults. While infants have long been the focus of RSV prevention efforts, older adults have often been overlooked. However, a new RSV vaccine called Arexvy, developed by GlaxoSmithKline (GSK), is changing the landscape … Read more